Oct 06, 2021
1515 Montgomery Rd, Wilmington, DE 19805, USA
Company Details: Berkley Technology Services (BTS) is a dynamic company committed to providing world class IT services. We offer a unique culture, enabling our team members to be on the cutting edge of technology while delivering high quality solutions. Our functions include working with various third parties to develop, integrate, and support insurance systems of WRBC's operating units. BTS strives to provide these functions in a holistic manner including helpdesk support, system connectivity, and operational support. Additional responsibilities include coordinating communications regarding best practices in the use of our supported systems and researching new technology. BTS is constantly growing and expanding to meet the changing demands of one of the most successful insurance organizations in the world.What were looking forAs a Product Manager for Underwriting, you will own the vision, strategy, design, and execution of our Underwriting operations. This does not mean, however, that we want you to unilaterally make all of the decisions. Rather, we expect you to be the chief consensus-builder among a diverse group of stakeholders and team members. You will articulate a vision that inspires your colleagues, design products that delight our customers, change directions when it makes sense to, and relentlessly drive results.Beyond that, were looking for someone with a high degree of ownership. And the way we tend to define ownership is in terms of your willingness to look critically at yourself and make changes. Problems are inevitable, and you are going to fail a lot. We are looking for people who will take responsibility for failures, learn from them, and reinvest that learning in their work.What well bringAn engaged and supportive leadership team that will invest in youTalented engineering teams to build products withA broad group of industry experts who work closely with us on everything we doA budget for continual improvementGenerous retirement planExcellent medical and dental insurance (and other health benefits) Responsibilities: Delivering Results. You will curate the best ideas, hypothesize their value, and implement the most promising of them. You will constantly re-assess what we have built to make sure we are realizing actual value.Focusing on the Data. You will establish OKRs that define our goals and quantify our results. You will regularly review your indicators for actionable insights and you will host OKR Reviews to create cross-functional alignment. Understanding Our Customers. You will keep yourself and our team highly exposed to customer feedback. You will use this exposure to anticipate customer needs and constantly improve their experiences.Saying No. You will help us choose the right problem to solve next. Sometimes you will have to say no to things. You will consistently weigh short and long term trade-offs while keeping a healthy bias toward the long term.Challenging Status Quo. For various processes, you will understand what we do and why we do it. Then you will work across Business, Operations, Design, Data, and Engineering teams to reimagine how. Qualifications: Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and computing fundamentalsExperience driving product vision, go-to-market strategy, and design discussionsExperience making important architectural and design decisions, such as data domain modeling, application of design patterns, and design using third party componentsAbility to read object-oriented codeExperience leading software development projects3-5 years insurance industry experience (preferred)A degree in computer science, engineering, product management or equivalent Additional Company Details: The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer. Additional Requirements: Must be fully vaccinated and remain fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Per the CDC, fully vaccinated means at least 2 weeks after (1) a second dose in a 2-dose series, or (2) a single-dose vaccine, and this status and definition applies to COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized for emergency use or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.